There’s always lots going on in Mersea

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Events on Mersea – 2018

  • Colchester Community Band, Fen Farm – Saturday 21st July, 2:30pm
  • Waldegraves Car Boot Sales – Sunday morning – 1st April – 9th September
  • West Mersea Lifeboat Station – Weekends from Easter – October, 11-4pm
  • Mersea Island Museum – Wednesday-Sunday and Bank Holidays, May – September, 2-5pm
  • Packing Shed Open Day – Sunday 15th July, Wednesday 11th August, Thursday 26th August
  • East Mersea Art Show, Village Hall – Saturday 4th August – Sunday 5th August
  • 5 Parishes Show – Sunday 5th August
  • Mersea Island Lions Family & Car Show, Waldegraves – Wednesday 11th August
  • Round the Island Road Race – Sunday 12th August
  • Dinghy Sailing & Cobmarsh Island Marathon – Saturday 18th August
  • Cudmore Grove, Picnic & Play – Tuesday 21st August, 11-4pm (bookable event)
  • Round the Island Sailing Race –  Wednesday 23th August
  • Mersea Island Lions 5 and 10 Mile Running Races – Sunday 26th August
  • Mersea Week (Sailing) – starts Sunday 26th August and runs to Friday 31st August
  • West Mersea Town Regatta – Saturday 1st September – Fireworks at dusk (this is a free event with voluntary donations)
  • Mersea Island Scooter Rally – Friday 31st August – Saturday 1st September
  • Mersea Barrow Historic Open Days – Saturday 8th September – Sunday 9th September